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#11244377 - 11/25/15 12:46 PM leveling kit install
krawlin 47 Offline
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Registered: 02/24/08
Posts: 16245
Loc: Sachse Texas
Anyone here installed a Truxx leveling kit on a vehicle? I am considering doing this on my 09 Tahoe.

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#11244756 - 11/25/15 03:45 PM Re: leveling kit install [Re: krawlin 47]
Mitch Rapp Offline
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Registered: 03/01/13
Posts: 2
Did a rough country 2.5 on my 14 Chevy that worked out great....


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#11246045 - 11/26/15 10:21 AM Re: leveling kit install [Re: Mitch Rapp]
krawlin 47 Offline
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Registered: 02/24/08
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Loc: Sachse Texas
Originally Posted By: Mitch Rapp
Did a rough country 2.5 on my 14 Chevy that worked out great....



Did you do the install?

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#11246075 - 11/26/15 10:40 AM Re: leveling kit install [Re: krawlin 47]
krawlin 47 Offline
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Registered: 02/24/08
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Loc: Sachse Texas
Hey Mitch, welcome to the forum by the way!

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#11258292 - 12/02/15 01:22 PM Re: leveling kit install [Re: krawlin 47]
BoPro Offline
Angler

Registered: 03/18/06
Posts: 398
Loc: Arlington, TX
Leveling kits are pretty easy to install. It usually involves a spacer that mounts on top of the coil over, or a lower strut bracer. I ended going with the Ranch Quicklift on my Tahoe because I was going to change out the struts anyways. Took about 3 hours since all I had to do was remove the stock coil over and stick in the Rancho. Changing out the rear was more of a pain then the front though. Only because of the place of the top shock bolt...

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#11258777 - 12/02/15 05:51 PM Re: leveling kit install [Re: krawlin 47]
krawlin 47 Offline
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Registered: 02/24/08
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Loc: Sachse Texas
that looks awesome right there! Thanks for the info.

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#11262055 - 12/04/15 10:22 AM Re: leveling kit install [Re: krawlin 47]
tincan86 Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/17/09
Posts: 1236
Loc: Kyle Tx
did the 2.5 in leveling kit on my wife's 2011 burban took me 2.5 hours to do. first side took me an hour and a half second side just 45 mins very easy to do, I would like to do it to my truck now
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#11270761 - 12/08/15 06:10 PM Re: leveling kit install [Re: tincan86]
Dosser Offline
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Registered: 01/15/10
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My dad and I installed the one on my 10 silverado, changed the stock rear lift block 1.25" for a 3" to keep a slight rake in the truck along with new rear shocks. Put it on the lift and we were done in roughly an hour! Drove it to the alignment shop the next morning, that's the important part to remember
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#11281366 - 12/14/15 10:01 AM Re: leveling kit install [Re: krawlin 47]
Rubberdown Offline
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Registered: 05/17/15
Posts: 150
Loc: Houston, Tx
Also, make sure you get the alignment sheet. I got my truck aligned after throwing in some front kings with 3 inches of lift. Now I found out the brand new tires are wearing weird. Seems the dealer couldn't get it in specs and called it good anyways, and now I am having to do upper control arms and new tires in addition to the lift. So.... Just saying be careful.

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